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The Resource Mothers of the municipality : women, work and social policy in post-1945 Halifax, edited by Judith Fingard and Janet Guildford

Mothers of the municipality : women, work and social policy in post-1945 Halifax, edited by Judith Fingard and Janet Guildford

Label
Mothers of the municipality : women, work and social policy in post-1945 Halifax
Title
Mothers of the municipality
Title remainder
women, work and social policy in post-1945 Halifax
Statement of responsibility
edited by Judith Fingard and Janet Guildford
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mothers of the Municipality explores women's activism and the provision of services at the community level. If the adage "think globally; act locally" has any application in modern history, it is with the women who fought many of the battles in the larger war for social justice
Cataloging source
E7B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fingard, Judith
  • Guildford, Janet Vey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in community organization
  • Women volunteers
  • Halifax (N.S.)
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Social policy
  • Women in community organization
  • Women volunteers
  • Nova Scotia
Label
Mothers of the municipality : women, work and social policy in post-1945 Halifax, edited by Judith Fingard and Janet Guildford
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Judith Fingard and Janet Guildford -- Women's organizations: the heart and soul of women's activism / Judith Fingard -- The end of the Poor Law: public welfare reform in Nova Scotia before the Canada Assistance Plan / Janet Guildford -- Democracy, dollars and the children's aid society: the eclipse of Gwendolen Lantz / Shirley Tillotson -- Managing the unmarried mother "problem": Halifax maternity homes / Suzanne Morton -- The 'Right Kind' of single mothers: Nova Scotia's regulation of women on social assistance, 1956-1977 / Jeanne Fay -- From infant homes to daycare; child care in Halifax / Suzanne Morton -- Black women at work; race, family, and community in greater Halifax / Wanda Thomas Bernard and Judith Fingard -- 'Home nursing has continued to present problems ... ' The St. John Ambulance home nursing program in Nova Scotia / Frances Gregor -- 'A grandly subversive time': the Halifax branch of the Voice of Women in the 1960s / Frances Early -- A fragile independence: the Nova Scotia advisory council on the status of women / Janet Guildford
Control code
ocn903968453
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442627468
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt123dckr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903968453
Label
Mothers of the municipality : women, work and social policy in post-1945 Halifax, edited by Judith Fingard and Janet Guildford
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Judith Fingard and Janet Guildford -- Women's organizations: the heart and soul of women's activism / Judith Fingard -- The end of the Poor Law: public welfare reform in Nova Scotia before the Canada Assistance Plan / Janet Guildford -- Democracy, dollars and the children's aid society: the eclipse of Gwendolen Lantz / Shirley Tillotson -- Managing the unmarried mother "problem": Halifax maternity homes / Suzanne Morton -- The 'Right Kind' of single mothers: Nova Scotia's regulation of women on social assistance, 1956-1977 / Jeanne Fay -- From infant homes to daycare; child care in Halifax / Suzanne Morton -- Black women at work; race, family, and community in greater Halifax / Wanda Thomas Bernard and Judith Fingard -- 'Home nursing has continued to present problems ... ' The St. John Ambulance home nursing program in Nova Scotia / Frances Gregor -- 'A grandly subversive time': the Halifax branch of the Voice of Women in the 1960s / Frances Early -- A fragile independence: the Nova Scotia advisory council on the status of women / Janet Guildford
Control code
ocn903968453
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442627468
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt123dckr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903968453

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